University of California-Santa Barbara

Date:February 6, 2014 4:52 pm

The University of California, Santa Barbara is a public research university and one of the 10 campuses of the University of California System. UCSB is one of America’s Public Ivy Universities. UC Santa Barbara offers a dynamic environment that prizes academic inquiry and interpersonal connection to inspire scholarly ambition, creativity, and discoveries with wide-ranging impact. UCSB leads an educational journey of discovery that stimulates independent thought, critical reasoning, and creativity. In regards to their selection process, The University of California uses a comprehensive review process when evaluating each freshman applicant. The Office of Admissions at UC Santa Barbara will use a variety of academic as well as non-academic factors when considering a student’s accomplishments. Academic and extracurricular achievements are viewed in light of the opportunities available to each student and the student's demonstrated capacity to contribute to the intellectual life at UCSB.


College Affiliation
Dual Enrollment
Homeschool Friendly
College Location
Santa Barbara
College Name
University of California-Santa Barbara